Au Jus

Uploaded: October 05, 2006 10:14:48

Description

f11, 1/2 sec, 180mm macro lens

A slice of orange cut in half and placed on a mirror. Added a bit of "juice" to the edges of the orange. Placed a large piece of blue mat board above the set up to reflect blue in the mirror.

Comments

October 05, 2006

Great Image! #534742

Tamara K. Walker level-classic October 05, 2006

Unique, creative and well done. #3411425

Sam Britt October 05, 2006

Very creative technique. Great image.
Sam #3411560

William C. Raco level-classic October 05, 2006

Very creative idea and beautiful photo. Excellent, Connie

Bill #3411699

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe October 05, 2006

love the shot! #3412016

Connie J. Bagot October 05, 2006

Thanks David, Tamara, Sam, Bill, and Ellen. #3412297

Mary Timman October 05, 2006

Connie, your imagination really inspires me, but I can't come anywhere near the things you think of or take. They are just magnificent. This is truly amazing. #3412374

Barbara Waldoch level-classic October 05, 2006

Wow! TERRIFIC, Connie! #3412395

October 05, 2006

Connie, you have a wonderful mind! This is just beautiful. I love the
deep blue and juice added to the orange!
Great work! #3412605

Joan Powell October 05, 2006

Brilliant idea and great shot ! #3412887

Connie J. Bagot October 05, 2006

Thank you so much Mary, Barbara, Joyce, and Joan. #3412898

eileen bedford October 05, 2006

WOW, so creative and well done Connie... #3413186

Carol Sawyer October 06, 2006

Great image and very well done, Connie!!!! #3413728

Ross Throndson October 06, 2006

Fantastic Image, Connie...You're Amazing...Very Original....Outstanding!! :^) #3414178

Katherine Kuhn level-classic October 06, 2006

Another just amazing image, Connie! Your colors are so striking, perfect clarity, reflection, imagination -- it's just beautiful & fun to boot! Always a treat to come here & see what you're going to come up with next! #3415949

Connie J. Bagot October 06, 2006

Thanks Eileen, Carol, Ross, and Kathy. #3416596

Ronald F. Fischer October 06, 2006

Awesome work! It is so nice to see when an explanation is given how the image was made!! #3416854

Rebecca K. Lefferts October 06, 2006

Very cool photo Connie, and in reading the caption, it sounds like it was a lot of work to get the photo. (I consider that a lot of work, maybe it isn't much for you :). It paid off though- great photo. #3417157

Connie J. Bagot October 07, 2006

Thanks Ronald and Rebecca! #3420431

Sharon Day level-classic October 07, 2006

Awesome shot, Connie!!! Can't say enough about this one! If you hadn't explained how you did this I don't think anyone would have guessed! Totally excellent! #3420726

Crystal L. Craig October 07, 2006

Very cool macro Connie! Love the creative technique you used. Very bold, crisp, clean and colourful! Excellent! #3420737

Connie J. Bagot October 08, 2006

Thanks Crystal. #3422188

Connie J. Bagot October 08, 2006

Thanks Sharon! (Sorry I almost missed you.) #3422196

Janine Russell level-deluxe November 01, 2006

Connie, excellent colors, detail, clarity and lighting; congratulations on being featured in PhotoFlash. #3532333

Melissa G. Meiselman November 01, 2006

Fantastic set up resulting in an awesome image with wonderful clarity, great colors and terrific lighting, Connie!!!! #3532792

Connie J. Bagot November 01, 2006

Thank you Janine and Melissa. #3534271

Sharrie Thomas November 02, 2006

Well, this is really cool...Great image! #3536204

Milan Banik November 02, 2006

GREAT SHOT #3537039

Connie J. Bagot November 02, 2006

Thanks Sharrie and Milan. #3537583

mary e. sydlewski November 02, 2006

I wish I had your talent. This is amazing. #3539074

Odelia November 03, 2006

That is one cool technique. Love the photo. I'm going to have to try that sometime. #3540409

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe November 03, 2006

Congratulations on your PhotoFlash feature Connie. This is very creative!! #3542026

Ross Throndson November 04, 2006

Big Congratulations, Connie, on this PhotoFlash Image...Great One!! :^) #3544726

Connie J. Bagot November 04, 2006

Thank you Mary, Odelia, Donna, and Ross. #3546254

Tamera S. Phillips November 05, 2006

Very cool shot! I really like it. #3550259

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic November 08, 2006

Fantastic job, Connie! A winner!! #3561700

Connie J. Bagot November 08, 2006

Thanks Tamera and Kirsten. #3562372

Daniella Puente November 09, 2006

Connie congrats! this is a fantastic photo, very creative you should sell it! very well done...:o)
Take care
Daniella #3567365

Connie J. Bagot November 09, 2006

Thanks Daniella. #3568097

Ross Throndson November 23, 2006

Big Congratulations, Connie....Great Image!! :^) #3623418

Barbara Waldoch level-classic November 24, 2006

Congratulations on your finalist, Connie! #3623651

Colette M. Metcalf November 24, 2006

Congratulations!! #3624172

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic November 24, 2006

Congratulations on your finalist. Good luck in the next round. #3624443

Sam Britt November 24, 2006

Congratulations on this terrific finalist, Connie! #3625012

Kristi A. Howson November 24, 2006

Congratualtions on this awesome finalist and best of luck in the next round Connie. Very creative with excellent contast and colors! #3625754

Robert Baer November 25, 2006

connie
what a clever and effective image!! The colors are wonderful. congrats. justin baer #3629123

RC Fritz November 25, 2006

Fantastic finalist Connie. Congrats! #3630853

Katherine Kuhn level-classic November 28, 2006

Congratulations on this striking finalist, Connie! #3644066

Bill Houghton December 21, 2006

This is a beautiful shot Connie. Congratulations on a job well done. Bill

http://billhoughtonphotography.com #3723938

Vladan D. Djordjevic January 05, 2007

Beautiful photo! Great clarity, color, lighting, details! #3785708

Johnnie Ann Gaskill June 03, 2007

Stunning!!!! And thanks for sharing how you set up the shot. I'm new to BetterPhoto, but am learning so very much from excellent photographers like you. May you have much continued success!! #4360452

July 29, 2007

Great pics Connie would like to know if you would like to review my pics and make comments about them and I would like to know how to enter the theme of the month contest. #4576491

Karen Kessler September 03, 2008

Thought I would revive this thread! This is really a cool photo, Connie! Very creative thinking on your part, too! ~Karen #6408046

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